Our Dentists

Dr. Vinay Sohal

Dentist | Reviews

Dr. Vinay Sohal was born and raised in Calgary and completed his Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences from the University of Calgary. He completed his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in New York from NYU College of Dentistry.

Dr. Sohal practices all aspects of general dentistry with a belief in developing long-lasting relationships with his patients. Keen on educating his patients on dental care, Dr. Sohal relays information regarding the topic in an easily understandable manner. As a result, not only does he strive to make an educational experience for his patients, but he also sets up a framework to prevent such problems from occurring in the future.

Attempting to be an outdoorsman, Dr. Sohal continues his quest to one day catch a fish. In his spare time, he enjoys kayaking and flying to Vancouver to visit his fiancée.

Dr. Sohal welcomes new patients and is fluent in English, Hindi, and Punjabi.

Dr Wes Prepchuk Dentist in Calgary SW

Dr. Wes Prepchuk

Dentist | Reviews

Dr. Wes Prepchuk was born in Edmonton but grew up mostly in the Calgary area. He made the trek over to Sydney, Australia in 2005, accompanied by his wife and two little boys. Since then, they’ve added two more children to their family, including one very spoilt little girl.

Dr. Prepchuk holds bachelor degrees in Biochemistry from the University of Lethbridge, Canada and in Dentistry from the University of Sydney, Australia.

Dr. Prepchuk believes in the importance of offering a complete range of services to his patients. Dr. Prepchuk has yet to discover an aspect of dentistry that he doesn’t enjoy. He loves the interaction with people, the intricately detailed work, and the active learning environment that dentistry provides.

After 14 years of practicing dentistry in Australia, Dr. Prepchuk and his now-grown family have moved back home to Calgary to settle, trading the sunny beaches and kangaroos of Australia for the snowy mountains and grizzly bears of Canada.

Dr. Zimrisa Loga

Dentist | Reviews

Dr. Zimrisa Loga received her Bachelor of Science degree from Mount Royal University in Calgary. Shortly after, she moved to Edmonton to pursue dentistry and obtained her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Alberta. She is very excited to be back in Calgary and closer to the mountains!

Dr. Loga enjoys all aspects of general dentistry and welcomes patients of all ages. She believes that patient education is crucial when it comes to dental visits. Her goal is to maintain a transparent relationship with all of her patients and to make every experience comfortable and enjoyable. Dr. Loga enjoys getting to know all of her patients and will take the time to answer any questions you may have.

Dr. Loga is very passionate about giving back to her community through volunteer work. She has provided free dental care to locals in remote villages in Peru through a dental mission trip. She found this to be a truly humbling experience and would love to have the opportunity to help out again in the future. While in school, she was an avid volunteer with the SHINE dental clinic that focused on providing free emergency dental care to Edmonton’s underserved population. In her spare time, Dr. Loga enjoys being in the outdoors, hiking, travelling and spending time with her husband and family.

Our Specialists

Dr. Javier Cabrales

Periodontist | Reviews

Dr. Javier Cabrales completed the Graduate Periodontics program at the University of Manitoba in June 2020. Prior to his periodontal training, he received his DMD from the University of Saskatchewan in 2014 and thereafter worked as a general dentist for 3 years prior to entering postgraduate studies.

As a trained periodontist, he specializes in the placement of dental implants and the management of periodontal disease. This includes the following:

  • Complete or limited periodontal evaluations
  • Surgical and non-surgical periodontal therapy
  • Periodontal regeneration
  • Soft tissue augmentation
  • Functional & esthetic crown lengthening
  • Oral pathology & biopsies
  • Canine exposures
  • Guided surgical implant placement with a digital workflow
  • Sinus and ridge augmentation
  • Atraumatic extraction and ridge preservation

Dr. Cabrales is fluent in both English and Spanish, and was drawn to Calgary for its mountains. When not at work, he enjoys going for long walks with his dog, snowboarding, cycling, and playings sports such as soccer and squash.

Dr. Kiarash Shabehpour

Dr. Kiarash Shabehpour


Dr. Kiarash Shabehpour (or Dr. Kia as his patients tend to call him) started his dentistry journey in 1998. After earning his DDS degree in dentistry and practicing for a few years, he moved to Canada with his wife.

In Canada, he attended dental school again at the University of British Columbia for his 2nd degree in dentistry, this time a DMD, practiced for a few more years in both Vancouver and Prince George and then completed three extra years of specialist training in Endodontics at UBC. Dr. Shabehpour primarily helps his patients and colleagues with root canal-related treatments and surgeries on a referral basis. He is fluent in English and Farsi.

In his spare time, Dr. Shabehpour spends time with his family, indulges in the martial art of Judo, and can be found on the slopes, skiing.

Dr. Shabehpour is a proud supporter of animal rescue groups worldwide.

Dr. Long Tieu

Orthodontist | Reviews

Dr. Tieu has spent a good portion of his life in school.  Four years were spent getting his B.SC in his hometown of Hamilton at McMaster University and another two years conducting research for his M.Sc.  He decided to pursue dentistry and received his DDS from Western University in London, ON.

After a one-year general practice residency at the University of Alberta, he finally decided to take a break from his studies to try private practice.  That inspired him to apply for the orthodontic specialty which brought him back to Alberta for three more years.  After 14 years of post-secondary education Long is enjoying life with no exams and late night studying!

Outside of work and school, Long is always busy with his wife and four kids.  They Enjoy hiking, biking, swimming, skiing, hockey and travel.  Video games and watching sports and movies are always pastimes to relax in the evening.

Dr. Jocelyne Shim


At our practice, we believe in the power of a radiant smile, where well-aligned teeth and a functional bite enhance not just your appearance but your overall quality of life. Dr. Jocelyne Shim is dedicated to partnering with families, crafting confident and healthy smiles that spread happiness to everyone around.

Dr. Shim’s journey in dentistry showcases her passion for orthodontics. She earned her Bachelor of Medical Science and Doctor of Dental Surgery degrees from the esteemed University of Alberta. During her undergraduate studies, she received numerous recognitions for her early interest and research in Orthodontics. After gaining valuable experience as a general dentist, she pursued a three-year full-time graduate program at the University of Toronto, renowned for having the longest-running program in Canada. Here, she earned her Master of Science degree and specialized clinical training in Orthodontics. Dr. Shim’s expertise is further validated by her successful completion of the National Dental Specialty Examination and Fellowship Examination, earning her certification as a specialist and membership in the Royal College of Dentists of Canada.

Dr. Shim takes pride in offering a comprehensive range of orthodontic treatments, from interceptive and limited procedures to comprehensive and surgical solutions. Your treatment journey is as unique as you are. Dr. Shim is devoted to understanding your specific requirements, ensuring a personalized approach that delivers exceptional results.

Join us on this transformative journey, where your confident smile awaits.  Place your trust in Dr. Shim and our committed team to guide you toward a future radiating with a healthy and beautiful smile.

Adriana Hernandez

Dr. Adriana Hernandez


Dr. Adriana Hernandez obtained her BDS degree in Venezuela in 2005. Following several years of successful practice as a general dentist, she decided to further her expertise by specializing in Endodontics. Her journey as a specialist in Endodontics allowed her to serve the dental community in Venezuela with high skill and dedication for several years.

Later on, Dr. Hernandez, along with her husband and three children, relocated to Canada. In Canada, she pursued additional dental education at the University of British Columbia, where she earned certification for her specialty degree. Today, Dr. Hernandez primarily assists patients and colleagues with root canal treatments and endodontic surgeries on a referral basis. She is fluent in English and Spanish.

Our Hygienists


Manjot graduated from the University of Alberta dental hygiene program in 2016 with honours. She later returned to the University of Alberta to complete her baccalaureate degree specializing in dental hygiene. Upon completion of her degree, she was awarded the College of Registered Dental Hygienists of Alberta Gold Medal due to outstanding academic achievement.

Manjot enjoys creating meaningful relationships with her patients and making positive differences in their oral health. She strives to provide each client with a unique and tailored experience by listening and adapting to each patient’s needs and concerns.

In her spare time, Manjot enjoys the outdoors and staying active. She feels grateful to live close to the Rockies and frequently visits the mountains to hike and enjoy the scenery. She also enjoys playing various sports some of which include soccer, basketball, badminton and volleyball. Manjot is very thankful for her large East Indian family and spends any remaining time with them.


Sharly grew up in Winnipeg and graduated from University of Manitoba in 2018. She moved to Calgary soon after to begin her career in dental hygiene. Sharly is passionate about building relationships with patients and prides herself on creating positive dental experiences for even the most nervous individuals. She enjoys working with both children and adults alike to provide gentle yet thorough dental hygiene treatment to achieve optimal oral health.

When not in the dental office Sharly enjoys spending time canoeing, hiking and camping in the mountains with her family and dog Arrow!

Chelsea M Dental Hygienists in Calgary SW


Chelsea has been working in dental since 2009 after graduating from NAIT with a diploma in Dental Assisting. She went back to school for Dental Hygiene and graduated in 2015 from Canadian National Institute of Health in Ottawa. She received the Golden Scaler award for clinical care and graduated with honors. She loves getting to know her patients and helping them achieve their best oral and overall health.

In her spare time she loves anything that gets her outside. Her favourite things include hiking, boating and spending time with her family and dogs.